|VANESSA SOMERS on Lod Mosaic - George Fishman|
Artist VANESSA SOMERS speaks with Mosaic of Art host, George Fishman about her work, bridging the ancient and contemporary worlds of mosaic art. Vanessa presents her Asaroton (Unswept Floor) and a working demonstration Sunday, May 22, 2011 at the Legion of Honor.
Keywords: Vanessa Somers; Lod Mosaic; Legion of Honor; Mosaic of Art; pavement; mosaics; mosaic
|Eric Ripert | Legion d'Honneur|
On March 16th, Eric Ripert was inducted into France’s Legion d’Honneur. The organization, established in 1802 by Napoleon, recognizes French nationals for “merites eminent” or “eminent merit” in business and civil and military service.
Keywords: food&leisure; eric ripert; avec eric; aveceric; legion dhonneur; legion of honor
|Wynton Marsalis Legion of Honor Medal Presentation brought to you by Jon Hammond - Jon Hammond|
French Ambassador Pierre Vimont presents Wynton Marsalis the insignia of chevalier of the Legion of Honor medal, France's highest distinction, in a very special ceremony at the French Embassy in New York by French Cultural Services. In attendance were Bill Cosby, George Wein, George Avakian and Wynton's Father Mr. Ellis Marsalis. With a performance by Wynton's quintet with saxophonist Walter Blanding Jr...
Keywords: Wynton Marsalis; Legion of Honor; French Cultural Services; Jon Hammond; Amaury Laporte; Jazz; Marciac Festival; Local 802 Musicians Union
|[Home Movie: Jung Family, 1958-1960]|
Description: The Jung Family lived in San Francisco's Russian Hill neighborhood and created home movies of family outings, picnics, and trips in and around the Bay Area from 1952-1967. Dr. Edmund Dixon Jung (1914-2006) and Dr. Haw Chan Jung (1919-2013) both grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and met attending the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF); both class of 1944. Dr. Edmund Jung was a doctor of internal medicine at the VA Medical Center in Oakland beginning in 1951, and Dr...
Keywords: San Francisco; Bay Bridge; Ferry Building; Legion of Honor; San Simeon; Yuba River; Oroville; gold panning; Squaw Valley; Point Lobos; Solvang; Carmel Valley; tennis; Santa Cruz; boardwalk; home movies; californialightandsound
|Artchatpodcast 096 - Steve Harlow, Emory Holmes II, Ruth Parson, Jim "Jimmy the Peach" Aaron, Allan Ludwig,|
Recorded: 19 August, 2013 Participants: Steve Harlow, Emory Holmes II, Jim "Jimmy The Peach" Aaron, Ruth Parson, Allan Ludwig. Steve says he doesn't want to, "hog all the fun," of moderating the podcast. Artistically, he says he admires the directoral style of Andy Warhol, "turn on the camera." "And take a nap," Emory completes. Steve says he likes the awkward pauses and people fumbling for words, "that's the best part." Allan says he's in mid-coast Maine...
Keywords: art, Maine, Fort Smith, Arkansas, A Soldier's Story, Howard Rollins, Blues, Stanford University, Les Bourgeois de Calais, Hirshhorn Museum, San Francisco, Legion of Honor, Paris, Musee Rodin, Balzac, Washington, D.C., New York City, Andy Warhol, GIMP, Andre Bresson, Surrealism, Eat A Peach, Mozart, Liszt, Keith Jarrett, Jack London, Charles Bukowski, Orpheus, DeCartes; artchat
|Insight: Qualifying for Tax-Exempt Status / Mead Kibbey / Alternative Education: Community Schools / James Cavern - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Qualifying for Tax-Exempt Status - In light of the recent IRS scandal - conservative groups with the words Tea Party or Patriot were being singled out for extra scrutiny by the Ohio office - and Lois Lerner pleading the fifth, we want to know what actually qualifies an organization for tax-exempt status and what is the difference between 501(c)3s, 501(c)4s and 527s. Rosemary Fei, a partner at Adler & Colvin in San Francisco, which focuses exclusively on representing nonprofit and tax-exempt orga...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; tax-exempt status; IRS scandal; 501c4 status; Rosemary Fei, partner, Adler & Colvin; Mead Kibbey, WWII veteran; French Legion of Honor Medalist Mead Kibbey; community schools; alternative education; Harmon Johnson Elementary School; California Academic Performance Index; n Rivers Unified School District; James Cavern, Sacramento News and Review Sammie award recipient, Outstanding R&B Soul Artist of the Year; studio performance; Concert in the Park